Pump Up Your Book Presents Metatron: The Mystical Blade Virtual Book Publicity Tour

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Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Laurence St. John’s METATRON THE MYSTICAL BLADE virtual book tour September 2 – 26!

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PUYB Inside the Book

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Metatron 2 Title: Metatron: The Mystical Blade
Author: Laurence St. John
Publisher: Imajin Books
Pages: 102
Genre: YA Fantasy
Format: Paperback/Kindle

Thirteen-year-old Tyler Thompson is on the verge of becoming a superhero, but he must prove himself so he can earn the remainder of his superpowers and fulfill his destiny.

When his grandfather, Benjamin, is held prisoner at AREA 51, where the eternal powers are presumed to be hidden, Tyler attempts to penetrate the base’s heavy security. However, Dr. Mason Payne, the evil scientist who killed Tyler’s father, has insidious plans of his own.

Hunted by an unknown entity, Tyler races against the clock to retrieve the superpowers, rescue his family and help the others who are depending on him. And when all hope seems lost, help comes in a power he didn’t know he possessed—a mysterious weapon known as The Mystical Blade.

For More Information

  • Metatron: The Mystical Blade is available at Amazon.
  • Discuss this book at PUYB Virtual Book Club at Goodreads.
  • Watch the book trailer at YouTube.

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PUYB Meet the Author

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Laurence St. John Laurence A. St. John was born on January 11, 1965 in Toledo Ohio. Laurence has one older brother and two younger sisters. Laurence along with his parents, brother and sisters moved once while growing up to Genoa Ohio, just south of Toledo. While attending Genoa Area schools, he was active in track, football and baseball. Later, after he graduated from Genoa High School (Comets) in 1983, he worked for a few manufacturing companies.

At the age of 23 and after three years of dedication, hard work and sweat, in 1988, Laurence received his first-degree black belt (Shodan) in Tae Kwon Do. This gave him the self-confidence and perseverance needed to surmount anything that came his way.

When Laurence was 25 years old he fell in love then married the love of his life, Julie in 1990. He then adopted her two young wonderful children Joe and Jan shortly after.

Out of high school for nearly fifteen years and after persuaded by his former manager, Laurence attended Owens State Community College where he obtained an Associates Degree in Microcomputer Business Systems while working full-time. In addition to computer classes, he enjoyed composition classes where he could free his mind and write what he wanted.

While working in the steel processing business for almost fifteen years, Laurence’s place of employment changed hands, for the third time in 2006; fighting for his job, again. In the same year his first granddaughter, Kendall, “Papa’s Angel” was born. He described this as one of the most uplifting moments of his life. In addition, it was during this time when his emotions were running wild; he became inspired as well as determined to write his penned-up thoughts on paper.

Nearly four years later, he had completed his first middle grade fantasy novel, Metatron: The Angel Has Risen. He has already started the process of writing his next several novels which his second novel, Metatron: The Mystical Blade is his latest book.

Laurence currently lives in Northwood Ohio with his wife of 24 years, Julie. His son Joe is married to Cari and they have three daughters, Kendall, Sadie and Harper. His daughter Jan is married to Andrew and they have a son Eli and a daughter Evelyn. Laurence currently holds the position of Administrations Manager at Precision Strip, Inc. in Perrysburg Ohio, where he works full time. He continually writes in his spare time; weekends and after work, and is endlessly inspired by his five grandkids Kendall, Elijah, Sadie, Evelyn and Harper.

For More Information

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Divider 9 Tuesday, September 2

Character Guest Post at Beyond the Books

Wednesday, September 3

Guest Blogging at Night Owl Reviews

Thursday, September 4

First Chapter Reveal at Read My First Chapter

Friday, September 5

Book Featured at Fabulous and Fun

Monday, September 8

Guest Blogging at The Story Behind the Book

Tuesday, September 9

Interview at The Writer’s Life

Wednesday, September 10

Interview at Deal Sharing Aunt

Thursday, September 11

Book Featured at Bound 2 Escape

Monday, September 15

Interview at As the Page Turns

Tuesday, September 16

Book Review at Rhiannon H Morris’ blog

Wednesday, September 17

Interview at Between the Covers

Thursday, September 18

Interview at The Dark Phantom

Monday, September 22

Interview at Virginia Beach Publishing Examiner

Tuesday, September 23

First Chapter Reveal at Review From Here

Wednesday, September 24

Guest Blogging at Lori’s Reading Corner

Friday, September 26

Book Review at My Life, Loves and Passion